Lead Engineer - Cab Living

Cab Engineering North America has the responsibility for delivering Cab Projects, Cab Architecture solutions and Cab Features for the Mack Truck and Volvo Truck brands. We develop new and advanced cab solutions for our future trucks while continually adapting our current products to new and different market and customer demands. Working in an international environment is an exciting challenge which is placing more and higher demands on our employees.
Responsibilities
LEAD ENGINEER IN CAB LIVING – SUPPORTS DESIGN AND FUNCTIONAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR VARIOUS COMPLEX COMPONENTS AND/OR SYSTEMS WITHIN THE CAB INTERIOR LIVING ENVIRONMENT
  • Life cycle responsibility for various complex Cab Living (Interior) components or systems - responsibilities include concept development, detailed engineering design, post-production maintenance and all engineering administration for interior living related parts – the Living team is responsible for cabinets, wall trim, headliners, floor mats and other interior trim related components
  • Maintains engineering documentation for area of responsibility; releases engineering change notices, approves requests for change
  • Is responsible for the quality, timeliness and accuracy of deliveries; embraces accountability and ownership within area of responsibility
  • TECHNICAL LEADERSHIP - you will be responsible for the cross functional coordination of interests with counterparts in other departments – stakeholders include Purchasing, Product Design, Aftermarket/Parts/Service, Manufacturing and Quality - you will lead this team of stakeholders to ensure that all stakeholder’s needs and requirements are balanced and satisfied
  • Ensures components and systems meet all applicable regulatory demands
  • Understands moderately complex injection molded interior component and soft trim system design - can design and mange deliveries toward project targets for features, cost and timing
  • Participates in complex knowledge sharing across the broader Cab organization, locally and globally
Leadership Qualities
  • Customer Focus
  • Decision Quality
  • Collaborates
  • Values differences
  • Action oriented
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Master of Science degree (Mechanical) preferred
  • At least 10 years of experience in product development with experience in automotive or transportation interiors; Heavy truck experience is preferred
  • Experience with injection molded plastics design, sheet metal; experience with engineering fabric components is preferred
  • Familiar with the use of quality tools such as FMEA, Root Cause Analysis, etc.
  • Experience in a major CAD system preferably Catia V5; Working knowledge of using PDM systems
  • Strong communication skills

About Us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Group Trucks Technology provides Volvo Group Trucks and Business Area's with state-of-the-art research, cutting-edge engineering, product planning and purchasing services, as well as aftermarket product support. With Volvo Group Trucks Technology you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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